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Basic Allowance For Housing (BAH)
Your BAH can be used to rent on base or live off base. If you live off base, you can either rent or buy. Click the link above for current BAH rates.
On Base Housing ( Rent On-Base )
You can contact the housing office at 803-895-2424. A waiting list may be in effect, depending on the time of year, and military personnel are encouraged to contact the housing office to determine what housing is available in which neighborhood. Dormitories are provided for single airmen, and if approved airmen may live off base with an approved basic allowance for housing.
Off Base Single Family Rentals
You can choose to rent off base if you wish. Check our database for available single-family homes.
Apartments for Rent around the Shaw AFB area.
Cities around Shaw AFB (Purchase a Home)
The cities around this installation are Sumter, Eastover, Bishopville, Camden, Lugoff, Dalzell, Mayesville, and Rembert.
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Shaw Air Force Base is home to the 20th Fighter Wing and several tenant units and commands, including Headquarters Ninth Air Force, United States Air Forces Central, and the United States Third Army and United States Army Central.
The Shaw Air Force Base area is serviced by the Sumter School District's 17 and Two. Depending on the residential neighborhood selected, the school districts will differ. Be sure and research the schools in the area prior to making any purchasing or renting decisions. Home schooling options are provided by the State Department of Education and more information can be obtained by calling the South Carolina Independent Home School Association at 803-454-0427. Six colleges and universities are also available off base, and the Air Force Aid Society Educational Scholarship can be accessed at the Airman and Family Readiness Center or by calling 803-895-1252.
For information on typical rental rates, local attractions, history of the base, rental opportunities, and lots more, check out the Information links on the left of this page. For needed services, check out the service providers on the right side.